PhD, ABD, University of Wales, Newport; MA, Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; BA, Barnard College, Columbia University
Kathleen Madden is an art historian who contributes regularly to magazines such as Artforum, Art in America, and OSMOS. She has been part of the curatorial team for exhibitions at Tate Modern, the Barbican Art Gallery, and the Serpentine Gallery. Previously, she was the Commissioning Editor of Contemporary Art at Phaidon Press, where she produced books such as Vitamin Ph: New Perspectives in Photography and Ice Cream: Contemporary Art and Culture. Additionally, she has contributed texts to art books such as Thames and Hudson’s Photography the Whole Story, and is an editor of the Performa 13 book, the fifth volume in the acclaimed Performa series (Gregory R. Miller & Co. , 2015). Madden also teaches at Barnard College, Columbia University.